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The Maloja Pass in Switzerland: 21 Stunning Autumn Shots

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When we drove to Lake Como and Milan we stopped on the way at the Passo di Maloja in Switzerland and we were overwhelmed by the beauty of nature! The colorful trees, the stunning mountain landscape and the nearby lakes created a fascinating scenery, so we captured countless shots and here we share our 21 favorite shots from that day!

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Drone shot of the mountains surrounding the Maloja pass viewpoint in autumn
Drone shot from right above the Maloja Pass viewpoint
The blue Silvaplana Lake with mountain vista
Silvaplana Lake: great for a walk, a 3-hour hike, or a picknick, but it may be very windy!
The twisting road of the Maloja Pass captured from above in afternoon light in autumn
The twisting roads of the Maloja Pass
Autumnal colored grass and conifers in fron of a stunning mountain landscape
Autumnal colored grass and trees in front of a stunning mountain landscape
An old manor surrounded by conifers and cloud hanging in the mountain chain in the background
When you walk from the viewpoint to the dam you will come across this old manor.
The blue Lake Sils in front of orange larks and white mountain peaks in the background
Lake Sils, 7 minutes from the Maloja Pass viewpoint by car
Lake Silvaplana with a gravel path and grassland
Lake Silvaplana, 13 minutes from the Maloja Pass viewpoint and 6 minutes from Lake Sils
Autumnal orange colored mountains at the Passo di Maloja
Autumnal colored mountains at Passo di Maloja
Huts along a gravel path up the Swiss mountains at Passo di Maloja
Hiking trail, beginning at Passo di Maloja viewpoint
Orange larks with snowy mountain peak in the beackground in Switzerland in autumn
Red and orange colored trees in the middle of October
Huts along a gravel surrounded by grassland, larks and evergreens
Piz da la Margna, Switzerland
The road of Passo di Maloja  with larks and evergreens from above in the afternoon
Twisting roads of the Passo di Maloja from above during October
Light rays shining coming from the top and highlighting yellow and orange larks mixed with evergreens backed up with a unused water retention and grassland
Dry water retention dam with larks and evergreen forest on the one side and grassland on the other side
Drone perspective of Lake Sils, orange larks and evergreens surrounded by white mountain chains
Drone perspective on Lake Sils and the surrounding mountains Piz Lagrev & Piz Polaschin (left), Munt Arlas & Piz Surlej & Piz Corvatsch (right)
Drone shot of the twisting roads at the Maloja Pass
Drone shots of the twisting roads at the Passo di Maloja
The serpentines of Passo di Maloja peeing out of orange larks with a  evergreen valley and white mountain peaks in the background
Red and orange colored trees at the Maloja Pass viewpoint
Dry water retention dam and a house with lots of orange larks at Maloja Pass viewpoint from above
Water retention dam at Maloja Pass viewpoint from above
Orange larks in the foreground with mountain view at Passo di Maloja in Switzerland in autumn
Autumn vibes in Switzerland
Evergreens mixed up with yellow and orange larks at Passo di Maloja in Switzerland
Especially in October, the trees turn beautifully red and yellow! We visited this place around the 20th of October.
Country road from Lake Sils to Lake Silvaplana with orange larks and evergreens on a hill
Road from Lake Sils to Lake Silvaplana
Gravel road between orange larks at Passo di Maloja
Drone shot of a gravel road between colorful trees

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